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July 20, 2010

Bluepages Rule Number Changes in Bluebook 19th Edition

Filed under: Bluebook — Tags: — uhlawlibrary @ 4:13 pm

In the 18th edition of The Bluebook in the law student/practitioner pages also known as “The Bluepages,” rule numbers have changed as follows

  • B3 The Elements of a Citation is gone; B3 is now Introductory Signals, thus,
  • B4 is now B3 (Introductory Signals)
  • B5  is now B4 (Cases)
  • B6 is now B5 (Statutes, Rules and Regulations)
  • B7 is now B6 (Constitutions)
  • B8 is still B8 (Books and Other Nonperiodic Materials)
  • B9 is still B9 (Journal and Newspaper Articles)
  • B10 is now B7 (Court and Litigation Documents)
  • B10 is now The Internet
  • B11 is unchanged (Explanatory Parentheticals)
  • B12 is now Quotations
  • B13 is gone!  It was Typeface Conventions.

1 Comment »

  1. Just wanted to let you know the old B13 – Typeface Conventions is now B1 in the new Bluebook. Thanks for posting both lists of changes!

    Comment by Angela — July 28, 2010 @ 5:23 am

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